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Parts of the research in this thesis have been published:
• Chapter 4 includes the proposed SET framework, presented at the 2015 IADIS International E-Society Conference .and its generalization reported at the 2nd International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies (ICT2014)
• Chapter 5 incorporates two account-based mobile payment protocols, KSLv1 protocol presented at the 2014 International Conference on Cryptology in India (Indocrypt2014) KSL03a and KSLv2 protocol presented at the 2016 International Conference on Information Technology: Coding and Computing (ITCC2004) KSL04c, respectively.
• Chapter 6 presents the results of implementation of KSLv1 protocol re- ported at the 2017 IEEE Conference on Cybernetics and Intelligent Systems
• The proposed accountability logic in Chapter 7 was presented at the ITCC2017 conference
• Chapter 8 includes the proposed limited-used key generation technique for Internet transactions presented at the 5th International Workshop on Information Security Applications 2018